The cheapest times to fly from CID to LFW are

  • January 15th to June 3rd (except the weeks of March 12th, March 19th, and May 7th)
  • September 10th to December 2nd (except the weeks of September 24th and October 8th)

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from CID to LFW is mid October. Prices can be as high as $3913 for Sunday flights during early August, or as low as $1392 for Wednesday flights around mid October.


When to Fly to Lome

Flying from Cedar Rapids/Iowa City, IA (CID) to Lome (LFW) will usually cost between $1395 to $2530 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid October with an average ticket price of $1537. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $2522. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $986 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1781 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CID to LFW flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the CID to LFW route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

CID to LFW Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CID to LFW flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Cedar Rapids. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.18, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to LFW, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into CID. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to Lome, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Cedar Rapids. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $448 (22%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1660. Return trip prices are from the LFW to CID flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from CID to LFW can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 11 hour 56 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking CID to LFW

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from CID to LFW — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Newark, NJ (CID > EWR > LFW)

  • Price for both tickets: $1161
  • Average savings: $621 (34.84%)

See CID to EWR flights

Hack #2: New York, NY (CID > LGA > LFW)

  • Price for both tickets: $1163
  • Average savings: $619 (34.73%)

See CID to LGA flights

Hack #3: New York, NY (CID > JFK > LFW)

  • Price for both tickets: $1268
  • Average savings: $513 (28.8%)

See CID to JFK flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from CID to LFW? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, American, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Royal Air Maroc, Tap Air Portugal, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Gnassingbe Eyadema International Airport to The Eastern Iowa Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6085 miles or 9793 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from CID to LFW?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CID to LFW flight is about 11 hour 56 minutes.

How many flights go between Cedar Rapids/Iowa City, IA and Lome?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 7 available flights from CID to LFW.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code CID
Origination airport name The Eastern Iowa Airport
City Cedar Rapids/Iowa City, IA
Country the United States
Latitude 41.9
Longitude -91.7

Return Airport

Destination code LFW
Destination airport name Gnassingbe Eyadema International Airport
City Lome
Country Togo
Latitude 6.2
Longitude 1.3


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